A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 9 km SSW of Karpathos, Greece (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 27.1857° East, 35.4258° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us600044sc. Ids that are associated to the event: us600044sc. Global time and date of event 22/06/19 / 2019-06-22 21:18:55 / June 22, 2019 @ 9:18 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 23:18:55 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Questions or comments?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km SSW of Karpathos, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.